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Analysis of Network Lifetime for Wireless Sensor Network

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2011 by IJCA Journal
Number 1 - Article 1
Year of Publication: 2011
Swarup Kumar Mitra
Pradipta Ghosh
Mrinal Kanti Naskar

Swarup Kumar Mitra, Pradipta Ghosh and Mrinal Kanti Naskar. Article: Analysis of Network Lifetime for Wireless Sensor Network. International Journal of Computer Applications 32(1):39-45, October 2011. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Swarup Kumar Mitra and Pradipta Ghosh and Mrinal Kanti Naskar},
	title = {Article: Analysis of Network Lifetime for Wireless Sensor Network},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2011},
	volume = {32},
	number = {1},
	pages = {39-45},
	month = {October},
	note = {Full text available}


Wireless Sensor Network (WSN) consists of motes which are equipped with limited battery and requires energy management for enhanced Network Lifetime. In this paper we have adopted a deployment strategy which is performed over a region of interest (ROI) obtained from contour integration of one hop to other. The selection of motes depending on the type of application is also analyzed. The necessity of proper resource utilization in a sensor network enables us to propose a realistic radio model which considers the sorted power level from discrete radio model. The utility of Network coding is also adapted for enhanced throughput and robustness of the network.


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